Sport at John McGlashan

Sport and cultural activities are seen as a major part of a student’s life at John McGlashan College.  Sport is encouraged for students in Years 7-13, as are the interhouse haka, singing, athletics, swimming and cross-country events.  Staff try to cater for a wide variety of interests and abilities and encourage both elite performance and enthusiastic involvement.  John McGlashan College has a proud history and strength in both sport and the performing arts.  They are seen as an important part of the College and contribute much to the culture and experience that is John McGlashan College.

All students from Year 9 through to Year 13 are encouraged to take part in at least one summer and one winter sport or activity.  If they choose an activity that runs for the whole year, they should also take part in at least one other activity in either summer or winter.

 

Sport director: Mr Carruthers

Phone: 021 924 714

email: tiny.carruthers@mcglashan.school.nz

 

Athletics Nationals in Hastings

Boys had a fantastic time with some awesome results.

Posted: Sunday December 3, 2017

Junior Sports Tournament Week

John McGlashan boys had a good time playing Waterpolo, Cricket, Touch and Golf.

Posted: Thursday November 30, 2017

New annual sports exchange at Timaru Boys' High

St Andrew's travelled down from Christchurch and played John McGlashan and Timaru Boys' in Cricket, Touch, Golf and Tennis.

Posted: Thursday November 30, 2017

Physical education! Isn’t that just forward rolls and running shuttles?

Currently there are close to 400 boys taking part in physical education classes at the college and eleven staff involved in teaching them. 

Posted: Tuesday November 14, 2017